Whether you think our opening games will set the tone, or have a particular eye on our run-in, almost all of us would agree that our matches against the other clubs in last season’s top six will prove important.
We start with a hugely tantalising match against Chelsea at Old Trafford on the first Sunday of the season, but when are we due to face Manchester City, Liverpool and the rest? Read on to find out…
The first Manchester derby of 2019/20 arrives just before Christmas, with the Reds due to visit the Etihad Stadium on Saturday 7 December, shortly after two consecutive home games against Aston Villa (30 November) and Tottenham Hotspur (3 December).
That will be Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first trip to east Manchester since taking charge of the first team in December 2018, and he’ll welcome Pep Guardiola’s side to Old Trafford for the return clash in 2020, with the game currently pencilled in for 7 March.